Famous Museums in Kaposvar

The museums in Kaposvar give the very essence of its citizens and rich culture. If you are looking for something deeper and more meaningful, head to the museums in city. Explore the cultural, artistic, scientific, or historical side of Kaposvar with these museums.
We have curated a variety of the best and free museums in city, besides the usual arts or historical ones. Explore and engage yourself with the wonders of science at the museum of science in Kaposvar. Get fascinated by the exceptional stories of heroes at war museums or memorials. You can go wow with your kids at the Natural history museums or enjoy some time at children's museums in Kaposvar.
Check out this list for an entertaining and enlightening trip to the museums in Kaposvar.

Let's explore the finest collection of museums in Kaposvar:

  1. Rippl Ronai Museum

    Art And Culture, Art Museum, Museum, Educational Site

    One of the most celebrated artists of all times, Jozef Rippl-Ronai is the father of Hungarian art. Born above the famous Gold Lion Pharmacy in Kaposvar in 1861, Rippl Ronai was a pharmacy student by education but later studied painting at the Academy. Later he moved to Paris on grant basis to study painting from Munkacsy a realist painter. Rippl- Ronai’s intrinsic and creative techniques ...Read more
  2. Rippl-ronai Memorial House And Visitor's Centre

    Museum, Historical Site, Memorial

    Kaposvar is a city of integrated art and is home to many artists. Rippl-Ronai is one such artist who has further put the city on every artist’s and art-lover’s must-see wish list. In a city intensely subjected to wars and economical mayhems in history, the artist’s contribution is considered as one of the highlights of the era. His rather unusual painting techniques like &lsqu...Read more
  3. Ruins Of Benedictine Monastery Of Kaposszentjakab Village

    Hotel, Museum, Outdoors, Village

    The ruins of Benedictine are the oldest monuments in Kaposvar and date back to 1061. They are located in the village of Benedictine Monastery of Kaposszentjakab (5 kilometers away from the Ripple-Ronai Museum in Kaposvar). The ruins are of an earlier octagonal chapel and monastery. The Hungarian Palatine established a Benedictine Monastery here in the same year, thus commencing the introduction...Read more
  4. Miskolc-tapolca Cave Bath

    Museum, Outdoors, Cave, Leisure

    The Miskolc-Tapolca cave bath is one of most popular places for tourists and locals alike. Enjoy the beautiful natural pool with neat pools designed in beautiful limestone caves. The cave consists of Barlangfurdove Lake cutting through hard limestone over thousands of years and is located at a distance of 392 kilometres from the Ripple-Ronai Museum in Kaposvar. The regular visitors swear by the...Read more
  5. Lake Deseda

    Museum, Outdoors, Biking Trail, Play

    Lake Deseda is one of the most visited natural spots in Kaposvar. It was constructed by raising a dam in 1975 for industrial utilisation but is now considered a recreational retreat. Known for its lush green surrounding, it is a hotspot for trekking, bicycling, fishing and boating. The lake has trekking and biking trails and also offers boats for hire. The lake is home to fishes like carp, brea...Read more
  6. Somogy County Museum

    Art And Culture, Museum, Historical Site, Lake

    The Somogy County museum is located approximately 50 kilometres south of Lake Balaton. Formerly known as the ‘City Hall’, the Somogy County Museum is an amalgamation of ethnic artefacts marking the history of Somogy County along with an exuberant collection of 20th century Hungarian art donated by Odon- brother of famous Hungarian painter Jozsef Rippl-Ronai. The museum houses perman...Read more
  7. Berzsenyi Museum Park

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    Berzsenyi Museum Park

    Museum, Park, Memorial, Monument

    Named after the famous poet Daniel Berzsenyi, the park was developed between 1927 and 1929. The poet was perhaps one of the most contradictory personalities in the history of Hungary. He was a farmer by profession but wished to live in close proximity to Hungarian Literature. This contradiction often added to his bitterness which was reflected in his work. The park bears a monument for the famo...Read more
  8. Somogy Sports Museum

    3.3 (59 Votes)
    Somogy Sports Museum

    Historical Site, Memorial, Exhibition , Specialty Museum

    Located 10 minutes away from the Rippl-Ronai Memorial, the Somogy Sports Museum showcases relics, trophies, sport equipment etc. of some of the best Hungarian sportsmen. Kaposvar is home to Olympians and is known as the ‘Sports Capital’ of Hungary. Established in 1996, the museum exhibits medals, cups, trophies, sportswear along with historic documents and photos which interest spor...Read more